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Rodriguez aka Sugarman

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by gttim, Jul 21, 2012.

  1. gttim


    Dec 12, 2009
    Atlanta, GA
    Anybody else waiting to see this movie?

    Searching for Sugarman

    A great story from the NYT here.

    I love the guy's music. Just incredible stuff. So sad that he gets no royalties from the sales of his records! He is a star in many countries and never made a penny from those records. He lived a life of manual labor and poverty.
  2. Matthijs


    Jul 3, 2006
    Saw this movie yesterday at the Amsterdam documentary festival. The scenario is a perfect build up of tension.

    I liked the music too. Specially the unique woody bass tone. I wonder who did play that bass.
  3. spector_boogie

    spector_boogie No Limit Honky

    Apr 15, 2012
    The Woodlands, TX
    sounds like he needed a better manager to negotiate said deals.
  4. fraublugher


    Nov 19, 2004
    ottawa, ontario, canada
    music school retailer
    Yup , haven't seen it but heard the story and a bit of the soundtrack , I want the soundtrack.

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